Dangerous fire weather conditions persist with a string of new fires breaking out in Ventura, Riverside and Orange County.
The historic Ronald Reagan Presidential Library had a narrow escape from a new fire that raged across the Simi Valley area of Ventura County.
Halloween may not be too kind to trick-or-treaters this year, with inclement weather conditions predicted in the Midwest as well as in several states along the East Coast on Thursday.
The Getty Fire battle continues, with 15 percent of the fire contained so far and an Extreme Fire Red Flag Warning in place across Los Angeles County.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued an unprecedented enhanced Red Flag Warning following the ongoing threat of highly dangerous fire weather conditions.
Parts of the San Francisco Bay Area and other parts of California continue to be affected by extremely hazardous air quality conditions that could lead to adverse health effects.
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has launched an investigation into utility groups following a report that revealed an electrical line from PG&E malfunctioned moments before the Kincade Fire.
The threat of California's wildfires continues with critical dry and windy weather conditions expected through Wednesday.
The Kincade Fire in Sonoma County has now burned an area of more than 60,000 acres.
A state of emergency has been declared across California amid the Kincade Fire, with a string of schools closed and parts of Sonoma and Napa counties under evacuation orders and warnings.
In Sonoma, the Kincade fire has devastated more than 23,000 acres and was only 5 percent contained as of Friday. For comparison, Disney World covers roughly 25,000 acres.
There are reported to be nine active burning fires covering more than 30,000 acres of California.
Nearly 200,000 people are still without power across Massachusetts and Maine on Friday following a record-shattering storm. Winds of up to 50 mph battered the New England states, while New York City, Boston, and Portland, Maine felt winds of at least 39 mph, according to reports.
Nearly 320,000 have been left without power in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and other parts of the Northeast as the powerful nor'easter rips across the region.
The newly identified natural phenomenon is the result of powerful storms transferring some of the vast amounts of energy that they produce into the Earth's crust.
At least 33 people have died in Japan after Typhoon Hagibis —reportedly one of the most powerful storms to hit the area since the 1950s—tore across the country this weekend.
Currently the typhoon has maximum sustained wind speeds of around 120 miles per hour, equivalent to a Category 3 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
"The climate crisis is feeding monster hurricanes that bring suffering and death to some of our nation's most vulnerable wildlife," the author of a new report said.
Scientists say that climate change is disrupting the environmental systems which are responsible for precipitation, leading to more droughts, flash droughts and heavy rainfall in the country.
The strongest September storm ever recorded in the Eastern Atlantic is aiming towards Great Britain.
The tropical storm brought more than 40 inches of rain some parts of southeastern Texas, producing record-breaking floods.
Scientists simulated a hypothetical but physically plausible storm dubbed "Hurricane Rhody" that makes landfall twice in an area that FEMA has called the "Achilles' heel of the Northeast."
In general, extreme weather events are expected to become more frequent and intense, as global temperatures warm
According to the National Hurricane Center, Dorian could hit the region by late Saturday—bringing strong winds and potentially "life-threatening flash floods."
Pilots from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have been conducting regular flights into the storm to collect data and help forecasters make predictions.
"The wild horses are better equipped to handle a hurricane than most of us humans living on the Outer Banks," the Corolla Wild Horse Fund wrote.
Experts say that the strange purple skies are the result of light from the sun being scattered in a particular way by hurricane storm clouds.
"Around here, a kilo of cocaine goes for between $20,000 to $30,000," Cocoa Beach Police Sergeant Manny Hernandez told Newsweek.
"There is immense energy in a hurricane which can cause very frequent lightning strikes," Met Office spokesperson Oliver Claydon told "Newsweek."